FAITH WALK WHY?

1 Chronicles 25—27, John 9:1—23 • Key Verse: John 9:3 Perhaps the most-oft asked question of God is “why? ” Sometimes people ask it in an accusatory tone, as if they can demand of God an explanation for His actions. Other times it is the plaintive cry of a searching...

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FAITH WALK IS YOUR WORSHIP WORK?

1 Chronicles 22—24, John 8:28-59 • Key Verse: 1 Chronicles 22:19 People will stand in long lines this summer waiting for their turn to ride a roller coaster. After perhaps an hour or more, they will get their three minutes of thrill—or terror, as the case may be. At the...

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FAITH WALK OOPS!

1 Chronicles 13-15, John 7:1-27 Key Verses: 1 Chronicles 13:3, 15:13 Two familiar adages seemingly contradict each, other. One is, “If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again.” The other is, “When-all else fails, read the directions.” Perhaps if we combined the two we’d have the best advice—-something like,...

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FAITH WALK SAD ENDING

1 Chronicles 10-12, John 6:45-71 Key Verses: 1 Chronicles 10:13-14 “No statistic is more meaningless than the score at half time,” a sports philosopher once said. There have been some miraculous comebacks, and being ahead at the half is no guarantee of a win. What is true in sports is...

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FAITH WALK I JUST WORK HERE

1 Chronicles 7—9, John 6:22-44 Key Verse: John 6:38 “Don’t ask me, I just work here” are words usually spoken by someone wanting to avoid responsibility, not as an expression of submission to authority. The obvious intent is to pass the buck, if not the blame, to someone higher up....

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FAITH WALK THERE WILL BE A TEST!

1 Chronicles 4-6, John 6:1—21 • Key Verses: 1 Chronicles 5:20, 25 It has been said that the problem with the school of hard knocks is that the tests are given first. That’s a hard way to learn—test first, lesson later. Paul, speaking particularly of the Old Testament, said that...

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FAITH WALK THE LIFE OF DEATH

l Chronicles 1-3, John 5:25-47 • Key Verse: John 5:25 We are surrounded by death and reminders of it. In our homes may be pictures of family and friends who have died. Perhaps you were an heir and received an item that belonged to one of them, and that also...

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